Digital HD Video Camera RecorderHDR-CX405/CX440/CX470/PJ410/PJ440

Scene Selection

You can record images effectively in various situations.

  1. - [Camera/Mic] - [Camera Settings] - [Scene Selection] - desired setting.

Descriptions of menu items

(Auto)(default setting):
Adjusts image quality automatically.
(Night Scene)(*):

Using a tripod (sold separately) allows you to shoot beautiful night scenes.


Reproduces the atmosphere of scenes such as sunsets or sunrises.


Takes spectacular shots of fireworks.


Shoots distant subjects clearly. This setting also prevents this product from focusing on glass or metal mesh in windows between this product and the subject.


Brings out the subject such as people or flowers while creating a soft background.


Prevents people’s faces from appearing excessively white when subjects are lit by strong light.


Takes the vivid blue of the ocean or a lake.


Takes bright pictures of a white landscape.

*Adjusted to focus on subjects farther away only.


  • If you set [Scene Selection], the following settings are canceled.
    • White Balance
    • IRIS
    • Shutter Speed